The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 46 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 13 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.17% 1.49% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 3.63% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 9
Median daily rate £249 £394 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.82% +38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £318 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £470 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
285 358 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.66% 41.01% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 156 171
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £270 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 20 (50.00%) F5
2 19 (47.50%) CheckPoint
3 17 (42.50%) Load Balancing
4 16 (40.00%) Firewall
4 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (37.50%) Network Security
6 11 (27.50%) HP
6 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
8 9 (22.50%) CCNP
8 9 (22.50%) CCNA
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (17.50%) Network Management
10 7 (17.50%) Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) VPN
10 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (15.00%) LAN
11 6 (15.00%) WAN
11 6 (15.00%) Internet
11 6 (15.00%) Juniper
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) Network Security
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (17.50%) VPN
5 7 (17.50%) Wireless
6 6 (15.00%) Internet
6 6 (15.00%) LAN
6 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.00%) WAN
7 5 (12.50%) DHCP
7 5 (12.50%) DNS
7 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (10.00%) WLAN
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
9 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (7.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Law
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) AIX
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.50%) Network Management
3 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) QMS
6 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCNA
2 9 (22.50%) CCNP
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCITP
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) XenApp
3 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) F5
2 19 (47.50%) CheckPoint
3 11 (27.50%) HP
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) Juniper
5 6 (15.00%) VMware
6 5 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix
7 4 (10.00%) EMC
7 4 (10.00%) IBM
7 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (7.50%) Brocade
8 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
8 3 (7.50%) TippingPoint
9 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.50%) Verint